December 13, 2018 RSS feed / Features

Mountain Lion Dies After Surviving California Wildfire

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. More...

Conservation Corner

I can’t believe I missed it, and I bet you did too! It’s a real shame that we heard about so many negative things, but we glossed over the opportunity to celebrate something so very essential to our life and existence. More...

Today In History

Saddam Hussein Captured In 2003

Today is Thursday, Dec. 13, the 347th day of 2018. There are 18 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Dec. 13, 2003, Saddam Hussein was captured by U.S. More...

Senate’s Residency Fight Drags Out Tension Of Election

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) – For the Pennsylvania Senate, the election didn’t necessarily end at 8 p.m. on Nov. More...

More U.S. Beef Being Recalled Over Salmonella Fears

NEW YORK (AP) – An Arizona company is expanding the scope of its recall of raw beef that could be contaminated with salmonella, federal officials said Tuesday.  More...

Elm Pet Foods, Others Recall Dog Food Over Vitamin D

NEW YORK (AP) – Elm Pet Foods is the latest maker of dog food to issue a recall over elevated levels of vitamin D, which can cause kidney failure at high enough levels.  Similar recalls have been issued by ANF Inc., Sunshine Mills Inc., Na More...

Crinkle Cookies Look Pretty But Can They Taste Better?

Rolled in powdered sugar before baking, chocolate crinkle cookies (often called earthquakes) feature chocolaty fissures that break through the bright white surface during baking. More...

Holiday Gifts For Gardeners

If you have a gardener or two on your holiday list the Penn State Fulton County Master Gardeners have some gift ideas virtually guaranteed to delight. More...

How To Transform Homey Gingerbread Into A Stately Layer Cake

Good gingerbread is dark and moist, with an intriguing hint of bitterness and a peppery finish. More...

Hot, Low-oxygen Water Blamed For Ancient Mass Extinction

WASHINGTON (AP) – Scientists think they've figured out the falling dominoes that led to Earth’s largest mass extinction and worry that human-caused climate change puts the planet on a vaguely similar path.  More...

Old Stale Bread Transforms Into Croutons That Top This Soup

Don’t throw out stale bread. Seriously, don’t. More...

Yukon Gold Potatoes Are The Gold Standard For This Gratin

Potato gratin is a notoriously heavy side dish, laden with cream and gooey cheese. We wanted to shift the focus of this classic side dish to the potatoes.  More...